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Presentation of Peru : Geography

Country's official name :
Peru
Capital:
Lima
Population of main agglomerations:
Lima (10,795,500) ; Arequipa (1,081,900) ; Trujillo (986,800) ; Chiclayo (651,100) ; Piura (522,400) ; Cusco (477,300) ; Huancayo (441,400) ; Iquitos (422,900) ; Chimbote (386,100) ; Pucallpa (380,000)
Area:
1,285,220 km²
Type of Climate :
Peru has a great diversity in its climate. On the coast, there are two distinct regions: the region with an arid subtropical climate, with an average annual temperature of 18.2° and the region with a semi-tropical climate, situated in the north of Peru, with an average annual temperature of 24°. The forest has a tropical climate, with an average annual temperature of 24°.
Local Time:
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Summer Time Period :
From December to April - on the coast
Official Language:
Spanish and Quechua
Other Languages Spoken:
This country is home to more than one hundred different languages. However, Quechua is the largest linguistic native group, followed by Aymara.
Business Language(s):
Spanish and English, of which, as a general rule, people do not have a sufficient grasp.

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